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28 April 2021 - 30 April 2021
Online, Moldova, Republic Of
Moldova Trade Forum

                                                  Day 1 - 28 April


Welcome and opening words

Anna Lyberg, Ambassador of Sweden to the Republic of Moldova

Dima Al-Khatib, Resident Representative UNDP Moldova

Session 1:The impact of the coronavirus pandemics on trade: the solutions for resilience and recovery


Business internationalization in the context of the new normal - solutions for the Moldovan entrepreneurs

Special Guest Speker: Kjell Anders Nordström, Swedish economist, writer, professional public speakers in the field of strategic management


The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Trade and Development: Transitioning to a New Normal and the recommendations for the developing countries

Poul Hansen, Chief of UNCTAD Trade Facilitation Section


Promotion platforms aimed to increase export and investment attraction capacities

Rodica Verbeniuc, General Director of Invest Moldova Agency


DCFTA opportunities in the context of the pandemic crisis: how can DCFTA cushion shocks and strengthen resilience

Vadim Gumene, programme manager, Expert-Grup Independent Analytical Centre 


The role of e-commerce and digital economy in the post-pandemic context

Kathryn Lundquist, Economic Affairs Officer, WTO


Export Support Promotion Programmes 

Natalia Iachimov, UNDP Officer, AdTrade Project

Eva Lacinova, UNDP Innovation Specialist Challenge Funds

Maria V. Sokolova, PhD, Trade and Market Intelligence section of International Trade Centre

Session 2:The trends in retail market in the pandemic context


Management, leadership, and the future of businesses and global trends for retail business in 2021

Special Guest Speaker: Bernard Marr, world-renowned futurist, influencer, and thought leader in the field of business and technology


CCI's services to facilitate exports

Sergiu Harea, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Moldova


The terms and conditions to access European retail chains

Estela Iancu, Serpico Trading, Romania

Dmitrij Filenberg, Monolith Gruppe, Germany


Q&A session. Information on the next 2 days B2B sessions


                                                        Day 2,3 - 29-30 April

Business-to-Business Matchmaking

A matchmaking event is a quick and easy way to meet potential cooperation partners. In the course the next 2 days after the Forum, each company will have the opportunity to meet with potential business partners through pre-arranged meetings, based on a preliminary identification of business complementarities. The companies will be able to consult the profile of other companies and request appointments in advance with those they would like to meet Companies can also request additional appointments to be organized on the spot, during the B2B event.

Closed since 26 April 2021
Online, Moldova, Republic Of
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Participants 485
Meetings 186
Moldova, Republic Of 233
Türkiye 80
Romania 34
Belarus 32
Croatia 19
Ukraine 12
Morocco 10
Lithuania 8
France 7
Slovenia 7
Portugal 6
Serbia 5
United States 5
Italy 4
Poland 4
Greece 4
Bulgaria 4
Slovakia 3
Finland 2
Brazil 2
Georgia 2
Hungary 2
Montenegro 2
Germany 2
Switzerland 2
Cyprus 1
Albania 1
Netherlands 1
Latvia 1
North Macedonia 1
United Kingdom 1
Canada 1
Israel 1
United Arab Emirates 1
Colombia 1
Iran, Islamic Republic Of 1
Russia 1
Estonia 1
Total 504
Exporter (SME, large producer, Association of Producers) 222
Other 135
Importer (buyer, distribution, retailer) 51
Authority/Government 37
Media/Academia/NGO 36
International Organization 23
Total 504
Profile views
Before event 10546
After event 1521
Total 12067